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Bellingham to the Canadian Border

We were lucky to be joined on our ride today by Robin Holcomb and Mike McQuaide. Mike is the author and photographer of 75 Classic Rides in Washington. Several of our rides these past few days were from Mike’s book. … Continue reading

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Marblemount to Bellingham

I’m sure we all have gone on trips where one day you just wanted to get there. Today started out like that. The first 50 miles were just pedal, pedal, pedal. Nothing much to see even when the fog lifted. … Continue reading

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Winthrop to Marblemount

Our goal today was to beat the rain to Marblemount. The rain won. We left the motel at 6:15am. After a stop in town for breakfast, we were off headed to the Washington pass 30 miles away and topping out … Continue reading

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Chelan to Winthrop

The sun greeted us again this morning as we left Chealan. As we passed these cliffs overlooking our route, Vern told us this tale (I can’t vouch for the validity). It seems that when his family was moving west, Indians … Continue reading

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Leavenworth to Chelan

We decided to get out of town early today to beat the traffic coming into town on the weekend. The sun was barely peaking over the mountains. It started out a little cool, temps in the 50’s, but by the … Continue reading

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Ellenberg to Leavenworth

When we got on the bikes this morning the sun was shining and the winds were calm. That changed as soon as we left town. The winds picked up out of the northwest with gust up to 25 mph but … Continue reading

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Yakima to Ellenburg

We left at our usual 7:00 am this morning on what was SUPPOSE to be a short easy 30 mile ride. The first 10 miles were along the river on a bike path and through quiet neighborhoods. The only excitement … Continue reading

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